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The year 1982 in television involved some significant events. Below is a list of television-related events in 1982. This page indexes the individual year in television pages. ... The table of years in television is a tabular display of all years in television, for overview and quick navigation to any year. ... See also: 1971 in television, other events of 1972, 1973 in television and the list of years in television. For the American network television schedule, please see 1972-73 American network television schedule. ... See also: 1972 in television, other events of 1973, 1974 in television and the list of years in television. For the American network television schedule, please see 1973-74 American network television schedule. ... The year 1974 in television involved some significant events. ... This is a list of television-related events in 1975. ... This is a list of television-related events in 1976. ... See also: 1976 in television, other events of 1977, 1978 in television and the list of years in television. For the American network television schedule, please see 1977-78 American network television schedule. ... The year 1978 in television involved some significant events. ... See also: 1978 in television, other events of 1979, 1980 in television, and the list of years in television. For the United States network television schedule, please see 1979-80 United States network television schedule. ... This is a list of television-related events in 1980. ... The year 1981 in television involved some significant events. ... // February 8 - Minipops premieres on Channel 4 in the UK. Though a ratings success, it is canceled after the first series due to heavy media criticism. ... This is a list of television-related events in 1984. ... This is a list of television-related events in 1985. ... See also: 1985 in television, other events of 1986, 1987 in television and the list of years in television For the American network television schedule, please see 1986-87 American network television schedule. ... This is a list of television-related events in 1987. ... This is a list of television-related events in 1988. ... This is a list of television-related events in 1989. ... The year 1990 in television involved some significant events. ... This is a list of television-related events in 1991. ... This is a list of television-related events in 1992. ... The year 1985 in radio involved some significant events. ... // Events March 5 - Production begins on Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back. ... The year 1980 in film involved some significant events. ... // January 19 - Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer acquires beleaguered concurrent United Artists. ... // January 11 - Production begins on the Star Wars film Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi. ... // February 11 - The Rolling Stones concert film Lets Spend the Night Together opens in New York North Americas Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi Tootsie Trading Places, starring Dan Aykroyd and Eddie Murphy WarGames, starring Matthew Broderick and Ally Sheedy Superman III Flashdance Staying Alive Octopussy Mr. ... // Events The Walt Disney Company founds Touchstone Pictures to release movies with subject matter deemed inappropriate for the Disney name. ... // Back to the Future, starring Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd and Lea Thompson Rambo: First Blood Part II, starring Sylvester Stallone Rocky IV, starring Sylvester Stallone The Color Purple, starring Whoopi Goldberg, Danny Glover, Oprah Winfrey, Margaret Avery, Rae Dawn Chong, Adolph Caesar Out of Africa, starring Meryl Streep and... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... Also: 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins. ... Year 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1980 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays the 1981 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday (link displays the 1982 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1983 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1984 Gregorian calendar). ... 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See also: 1981 in literature, other events of 1982, 1983 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: 1982 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1982 Record labels established in 1982 other events of 1982 list of years in music 1980s in music // January 15 - K.C. and the Sunshine Bands Harry Wayne Casey is seriously injured in an automobile accident in Miami, Florida. ... See also: Other events of 1982 List of years in science . ... Year 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday (link displays the 1982 Gregorian calendar). ...


For the American TV schedule, see: 1982-83 American network television schedule. This was the television schedule on all three networks for the fall season beginning in September 1982. ...

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Events

Channel 4, the UK's fourth channel, is launched in November this year.
Channel 4, the UK's fourth channel, is launched in November this year.

Image File history File links The Channel 4 logo used from 2 November 1982 to 10 October 1996. ... Image File history File links The Channel 4 logo used from 2 November 1982 to 10 October 1996. ... January 1 is the first day of the calendar year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. ... Central TV logo, 1985_1998 Central Independent Television, or to give it its familiar name, Central Television or Central, is a British Independent Television company that took over from ATV on 1 January 1982. ... Motto (French) God and my right Anthem God Save the Queen England() – on the European continent() – in the United Kingdom() Capital (and largest city) London (de facto) Official languages English (de facto) Unified  -  by Athelstan 967 AD  Area  -  Total 130,395 km²  50,346 sq mi  Population  -  2007 estimate 50... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The ATV colour logo, used from the start of the colour standard in 1969 until the companys demise in 1981. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Westward Television was the first ITV franchise holder for the South West of England from 29 April 1961 until 31 December 1981. ... January 2 is the 2nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lesley-Anne Down as Jacqueline Payne Marone Lesley-Anne Down (born March 17, 1954 in London) is a British actress. ... January 3 is the 3rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bryant Charles Gumbel (born September 29, 1948), is an American television personality for news and sports programs. ... The Today Show (officially called Today) is currently, a long-running morning news show airing on the NBC television network in the United States. ... February 3 is the 34th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Jermaine LaJaune Jackson (now a. ... Tootie Ramsey (Season 5) Dorothy (Tootie) Ramsey was a fictional character on the sitcom The Facts of Life. ... A very special episode is an episode of a television sitcom or drama which deals with a serious social issue (often controversial), usually meant to inspire viewers to talk to family or friends about the topic discussed in the show. ... The Facts of Life was an American sitcom which ran on the NBC network from 1979 to 1988. ... February 18 is the 49th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... March 4 is the 63rd day of the year (64th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Police Squad! was a television comedy series first broadcast in 1982. ... The American Broadcasting Company ( oftenly known as ABC) operates television and radio networks in the United States and is also shown on basic cable in Canada. ... July 8 is the 189th day of the year (190th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... March 26 is the 85th day of the year (86th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For Philippine soap opera, see Teleserye. ... Search for Tomorrow was a soap opera which started airing on Monday, September 3, 1951 on CBS. The show was moved from CBS, its original broadcaster, on Friday, March 26, 1982, with NBC picking it up on the following Monday, March 29, 1982. ... CBS is one of the largest radio and television networks in the United States. ... NBC (a former acronym for National Broadcasting Company) is an American television network headquartered in the GE Building in New York Citys Rockefeller Center. ... It has been suggested that this article be split into multiple articles accessible from a disambiguation page. ... March 29 is the 88th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (89th in leap years). ... April 2 is the 92nd day of the year (93rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Chancellor (left), with David Brinkley, in a 1976 ad for the NBC Radio network. ... NBC Nightly News is the flagship evening news program for NBC News and broadcasts from Studio 8G at the GE Building, Rockefeller Center in New York City. ... Roger Mudd, born February 9, 1928 in Washington, is a U.S. television journalist. ... Thomas John Brokaw (born February 6, 1940 in Webster, South Dakota) is a popular American television journalist, presently working on regularly scheduled news documentaries for the NBC television network, and is the former NBC News anchorman and managing editor of the program NBC Nightly News with Tom Brokaw. ... April 9 is the 99th day of the year (100th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Southfork Ranch, home of the Ewing family The original cast of Dallas. ... May 2 is the 122nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (123rd in leap years). ... The Weather Channel (TWC) is a cable and satellite television network that broadcasts weather and weather-related news 24 hours a day. ... Motto: (Out Of Many, One) (traditional) In God We Trust (1956 to date) Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington D.C. Largest city New York City None at federal level (English de facto) Government Federal constitutional republic  - President George Walker Bush (R)  - Vice President Dick Cheney (R) Independence from... July 28 is the 209th day of the year (210th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... A comedian, or comic, is an entertainer who amuses an audience by making them laugh. ... Andrew Geoffrey Kaufman (January 17, 1949 – May 16, 1984) was an American entertainer and performance artist. ... Jerry ONeil Lawler (born November 29, 1949) is an American professional wrestler and wrestling commentator, known throughout the wrestling world as The King. He is currently signed to World Wrestling Entertainment working and wrestling on its RAW brand as the color commentator. ... Late Night with David Letterman was a nightly hour-long comedy talk show on NBC hosted by David Letterman. ... October 10 is the 283rd day of the year (284th in leap years). ... Boys from the Blackstuff is a British television drama serial of five episodes, originally transmitted from October 10 to November 7, 1982 on BBC TWO. The serial was written by Liverpudlian playwright Alan Bleasdale, and was a sequel to a television play called The Black Stuff, which he had originally... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... November 7 is the 311th day of the year (312th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 54 days remaining. ... is the 295th day of the year (296th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Susan Stafford (b. ... The daytime Wheel of Fortune was an American game show that aired on NBC from January 6, 1975 to June 30, 1989. ... November 1 is the 305th day of the year (306th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 60 days remaining. ... S4C (Sianel Pedwar Cymru, which is Welsh for Channel Four Wales) is a television channel in Wales. ... Welsh redirects here, and this article describes the Welsh language. ... November 2 is the 306th day of the year (307th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 59 days remaining. ... It has been suggested that Channel Four Television Corporation be merged into this article or section. ... “Quiz show” redirects here. ... Richard Twice Nightly Whiteley Countdown is a British game show presented by Des OConnor and Carol Vorderman. ... For other uses, see News (disambiguation). ... December 13 is the 347th day of the year (348th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Vanna White (born Vanna Marie Rosich on February 18, 1957 is a American television personality, best known as the hostess and puzzle board operator on the long-running game show Wheel of Fortune. ... 2006 is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... December 26 is the 360th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar, 361st in leap years. ... Raymond Briggs in his studio Raymond Briggs (born January 18, 1934) is a British illustrator, cartoonist, and author who has achieved critical and popular success among adults and children. ... The Snowman is a childrens book by British author Raymond Briggs, published in 1978. ... December 29 is the 363rd day of the year (364th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 2 days remaining. ... Nastassja Kinski (born Nastassja Aglaia Nakszynski, January 24, 1961) is a prolific German actress, having appeared in more than 60 movies. ... John Franklin Candy (October 31, 1950 – March 4, 1994) was a Canadian comedian and actor. ...

Undated

Multichannel audio is the name for a variety of techniques for expanding and enriching the sound of audio playback by recording additional sound channels that can be reproduced on additional speakers. ... Dolby Laboratories, Incorporated (Dolby Labs) is a company specializing in audio compression and reproduction. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... Avco Embassy Pictures ... Tandem Productions, Inc. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Mary Jo Catlett (b. ... Nedra Volz (18 June 1908 – 20 January 2003) was an actress born in Montrose, Iowa. ... Diffrent Strokes was an American sitcom that aired on the NBC television network from 1978 to 1985, and on ABC from 1985 to 1986. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This was the television schedule on all three networks for the fall season beginning in September 1981. ... A situation comedy, usually referred to as a sitcom, is a genre of comedy programs which originated in radio. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... This article is about the sitcom. ... Julia Elizabeth Scarlett Louis-Dreyfus (born January 13, 1961) is an Emmy, Golden Globe, and SAG Award-winning American actress and comedian who gained popularity while playing the role of Elaine Benes on the NBC sitcom Seinfeld in the 1990s. ... Saturday Night Live (SNL) is a weekly late night 91-minute American comedy-variety show based in New York City that has been broadcast live by NBC on Saturday nights since October 11, 1975. ... This is a list of television-related events in 1985. ... Year 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday (link displays the 1982 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link displays 1985 Gregorian calendar). ...

Debuts

What Now is a long running New Zealand childrens program. ... Television New Zealand (TVNZ) is the main and state broadcaster of television in New Zealand. ... January 4 is the 4th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lets Pretend, created and directed by Nila Mack (1891-1953), was a long-run CBS radio series for children. ... January 7 is the 7th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Fame was an American television series that ran from 1982 to 1987. ... Year 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1980 Gregorian calendar). ... 1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... January 11 is the 11th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Journal was a popular current affairs newsmagazine on CBC Television from 1982 to 1992. ... The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC), a Canadian crown corporation, is the country’s national public radio and television broadcaster. ... Year 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1992 Gregorian calendar). ... February 2 is the 33rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Late Night with David Letterman was a nightly hour-long comedy talk show on NBC hosted by David Letterman. ... Year 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1993 Gregorian calendar). ... The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson was the full name of NBCs The Tonight Show during the years that Johnny Carson hosted from 1962 to 1992. ... February 6 is the 37th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Dai Sentai Goggle V ), translated into English as Great Squadron Goggle V, is a Japanese tokusatsu television series. ... Year 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1983 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 77th day of the year (78th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Magical Princess Minky Momo is a series of anime OVAs This anime/manga-related article is a stub. ... Year 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1983 Gregorian calendar). ... March 25 is the 84th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (85th in leap years). ... Cagney & Lacey was an American television series that aired on the CBS television network for seven seasons from 1982 to 1988, best known as American TVs first serious drama series with two female leads. ... Year 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday (link displays 1988 Gregorian calendar). ... March 29 is the 88th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (89th in leap years). ... Capitol was the name of a soap opera which aired on CBS from March 29, 1982 to March 20, 1987. ... September 1 is the 244th day of the year (245th in leap years). ... Timewatch is a long running television series produced by the BBC. It presents a broad range of historical investigations focusing forgotten events or forgotten aspects of major events. ... September 22 is the 265th day of the year (266th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Family Ties was a popular American television sitcom which aired on NBC for seven seasons, from 1982 to 1989. ... Year 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays 1989 Gregorian calendar). ... September 20 is the 263rd day of the year (264th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Pyramid was an American television game show where contestants tried to guess a series of words or phrases, based on descriptions that were given to them, in the shortest amount of time. ... CBS is one of the largest radio and television networks in the United States. ... Dick Clark redirects here. ... Year 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday (link displays 1988 Gregorian calendar). ... The Childs Play logo. ... CBS is one of the largest radio and television networks in the United States. ... William Bill Lawrence Frances Cullen (February 18, 1920–July 7, 1990), was an American radio and television personality. ... September 25 is the 268th day of the year (269th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Silver Spoons was a sitcom that aired on NBC from September 25, 1982 to May 11, 1986 and in first-run syndication from September 15, 1986 to March 4, 1987. ... September 26 is the 269th day of the year (270th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Knight Rider was a popular American television series that ran between September 26, 1982, and August 8, 1986. ... Year 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link displays 1986 Gregorian calendar). ... September 27 is the 270th day of the year (271st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Parker (in eyeglasses), Linker (under Parker), and Nelson (in blue dress). ... Year 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1983 Gregorian calendar). ... September 30 is the 273rd day of the year (274th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Cheers is a popular American situation comedy produced by Charles-Burrows-Charles Productions in association with Paramount Television for NBC. Cheers was created by the team of James Burrows, Glen Charles, and Les Charles. ... is the 274th day of the year (275th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Remington Steele was an American television series first broadcast on the NBC network from 1982 to 1987. ... October 19 is the 292nd day of the year (293rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... St. ... October 25 is the 298th day of the year (299th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Year 1990 (MCMXC) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 1990 Gregorian calendar). ... November 2 is the 306th day of the year (307th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 59 days remaining. ... Richard Twice Nightly Whiteley Countdown is a British game show presented by Des OConnor and Carol Vorderman. ... For other uses, see Brookside (disambiguation). ... The Channel 4 News logo after the headline stab. ... This article is about the British comedy group; for the published art form, see comic strip. ... November 5 is the 309th day of the year (310th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 56 days remaining. ... Screenshot of The Tubes neon sign trademark The Tube was an innovative United Kingdom pop/rock music television programme, which ran for 5 series, from 1982 until 1987. ... November 9 is the 313th day of the year (314th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Young Ones is a British sitcom which ran for two series of six episodes each in 1982 and in 1984. ... Year 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1984 Gregorian calendar). ... December 12 is the 346th day (347th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 19 days remaining. ... Powerhouse was a United States television series produced by the Educational Film Center that aired on PBS. The show began in 1982, and ran for 16 episodes. ...

Miniseries

The Executioners Song book cover The Executioners Song is a 1979 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Norman Mailer that depicts the events surrounding the execution of Gary Gilmore by the state of Utah for murder. ...

Television shows

1940s

Meet the Press (MTP) is a weekly television news show produced by NBC. It started as a radio show in 1945 as American Mercury Presents: Meet the Press, originating from WRC-AM in Washington. ... 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ... Candid Camera is a long-running television series, created and produced by Allen Funt, which initially appeared on radio as Candid Microphone in the 1940s, then screened in the United States in the 1950s, with local versions produced around the world. ... 1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1948 calendar). ... Come Dancing BBC TV ballroom dancing competition show that ran on and off from 1949 to 1995, becoming one of televisions longest-running shows. ... 1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1949 calendar). ... Year 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full 1995 Gregorian calendar). ...

1950s

Action Comics #127 (December 1948), featuring Superman appearing on the show with Ralph Edwards Truth or Consequences was an American quiz show, originally hosted on radio by Ralph Edwards from 1940 to 1957, and later on television by Edwards himself from 1950 to 1951, Jack Bailey from 1954 to 1955... Year 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1951 (MCMLI) was a common year starting on Monday; see its calendar. ... Hallmark Hall of Fame is the most-honored program in the history of American television. ... Dick Clark, host of American Bandstand American Bandstand was a long-running dance music television show that aired in various versions from 1952 to 1989. ... 1952 (MCMLII) was a Leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Today, commonly referred to as The Today Show to avoid ambiguity, is an American morning news and talk show airing weekday mornings on the NBC television network. ... Panorama is a long-running current affairs documentary series on BBC television, launched in 1953 and focusing on investigative journalism. ... 1953 (MCMLIII) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... The Good Old Days was a popular BBC television light entertainment television programme which ran from 1953 to 1983. ... Face The Nation logo, used until 2002. ... Year 1954 (MCMLIV) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson was the full name of NBCs The Tonight Show during the years that Johnny Carson hosted from 1962 to 1992. ... Year 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1992 Gregorian calendar). ... Captain Kangaroo was a childrens television series which aired weekday mornings on the American television network CBS from 1955 until 1984, then moved to the American Program Service (now American Public Television, Boston) to air syndicated reruns of past episodes in 1992. ... 1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... This Is Your Life was a television documentary series hosted by its producer, Ralph Edwards. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... As the World Turns (ATWT) is the second longest-running American television soap opera (the first being Guiding Light),[1] airing each weekday on CBS. It debuted on Monday, April 2, 1956[2] at 1:30pm. ... Year 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Edge of Night title card from 1956-67. ... What The Papers Say, is one of the longest running programmes on British television. ... The Sky at Night is a long running television programme on astronomy produced by the BBC. It is the longest running television programme with the same presenter anywhere. ... Year 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1957 Gregorian calendar). ... For other uses, see Blue Peter (disambiguation). ... Year 1958 (MCMLVIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The British television sport programme Grandstand is one of the BBCs longest running sports shows, alongside BBC Sports Personality of the Year. ...

1960s

Coronation Street is an award winning British soap opera. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... Four Corners is Australias longest-running and most respected investigative journalism/current affairs television program. ... 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1961 calendar). ... Its Academic is a televised academic quiz competition for high school students, currently airing on NBC affiliates in Washington, DC (WRC-TV), Charlottesville, Virginia (WVIR), and Baltimore, Maryland (WJZ). ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Doctor Who is a long-running British science fiction television programme (and a 1996 television movie) produced by the BBC. The programme shows the adventures of a mysterious time-traveller known as the Doctor, who explores time and space in his TARDIS time ship with his companions, solving problems and... Year 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar). ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... General Hospital is the longest-running daytime soap opera on the American ABC television network, and is also the longest-running soap opera produced in Hollywood (having been taped at the Prospect Avenue ABC Television Center West since its inception). ... Another World (sometimes called Another World: Bay City as it was briefly known) is a Daytime Emmy-winning American soap opera which ran on the NBC television network from May 4, 1964 to June 25, 1999. ... 1964 (MCMLXIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1964 calendar). ... Year 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1999 Gregorian calendar). ... Crossroads was a British television soap opera set in a motel near Birmingham, England. ... Year 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Top of the Pops, also known as TOTP, was a long-running British music chart television programme, made and broadcast by the BBC. It was originally shown each week, mostly on BBC One, from 1 January 1964 to 30 July 2006. ... This article contains a trivia section. ... 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1965 calendar). ... World of Sport was a British television sport anthology programme launched on ITV on January 2, 1965 in response to Grandstand. ... Year 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link displays 1985 Gregorian calendar). ... Play School is an educational television programme for pre-school aged children. ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1966 calendar). ... This MONEY PROGRAMME is a scam trying to encourage young scots to pay as little as 300 pounds a fortnight and, they say it is for your pention but it is not. ... 60 Minutes is an investigative television newsmagazine on United States television, which has run on CBS News since 1968. ... Year 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full calendar) of the 1968 Gregorian calendar. ... One Life to Live (OLTL) is an American soap opera which has been broadcast on the ABC television network since July 15, 1968. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... For the Stargate SG-1 episode, see 1969 (Stargate SG-1). ... Sesame Street is an American educational childrens television series for preschoolers and is a pioneer of the contemporary educational television standard, combining both education and entertainment. ... Born Alfred Hawthorn Hill (January 21, 1924/1925 - April 20, 1992), Benny Hill was a prolific comic British actor. ...

1970s

All My Children (AMC) is an American soap opera that has been broadcast Monday through Friday on the ABC TV network since January 5, 1970. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday. ... Monday Night Football (MNF) is a live television broadcast of the National Football League. ... The Play for Today logo, seen here in the opening title sequence from 1976. ... Masterpiece Theatre is a long-running anthology television series produced by WGBH which premiered on PBS on January 10, 1971. ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday. ... The Old Grey Whistle Test was an influential BBC2 television music show that ran from September 1971 until 1987. ... Soul Train is a long-running American music-related syndicated television program. ... Are You Being Served? was a long-running British sitcom broadcast from 1972 to 1985. ... Year 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Emmerdale (known as Emmerdale Farm until November 1989) is an award winning and critically acclaimed British television soap opera, set in the fictional village of the same name (known as Beckindale until 1994) in West Yorkshire, England. ... Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids was an animated television series created, produced, and hosted (in live action bookends) by comedian Bill Cosby, who also lent his voice to a number of characters, including the titular one. ... Newsround (originally called John Cravens Newsround, before the departure of Craven) is a BBC childrens news programme, which has run continuously since 4 April 1972, and was the worlds first television news magazine aimed specifically at children. ... M*A*S*H is an American television series developed by Larry Gelbart and inspired by the 1961 novel Catch-22, the 1968 Richard Hooker novel M*A*S*H: A Novel About Three Army Doctors and its sequels, and—primarily—the 1970 film MASH. It is the most well... The Price Is Rights US 35th season logo. ... Last of the Summer Wine, written by Roy Clarke, is a British television sitcom. ... Year 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display full calendar) of the 1973 Gregorian calendar. ... The Match Game was an American television game show, most often hosted by Gene Rayburn. ... Year 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the 1991 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar). ... Schoolhouse Rock! is a series of 46 educational short films featuring songs about schoolhouse topics, including grammar, science, economics, history, mathematics, and politics. ... For other uses, see Young and Restless. ... Countdown was a long-running popular weekly Australian music television show broadcast by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation from late 1974 until July 19, 1987. ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... Derrick is a German TV series produced by ZDF, ORF and SRG between 1974 and 1998 about Chief Inspector (Oberinspektor) Stephan Derrick (Horst Tappert) and his loyal assistant Inspector Harry Klein (Fritz Wepper), who solve murder cases in Munich and surroundings (with only three unsolved cases). ... Happy Days is a popular American television sitcom that originally aired between 1974 and 1984 on the ABC television network. ... Little House On The Prairie was an American one-hour dramatic television program that aired on the NBC network from September 11, 1974 to March 21, 1983. ... Wish You Were Here. ... Arena is a British television documentary series, which has run in occasional seasons on the BBC TWO network since 1978. ... Year 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Good Morning America is a weekday morning news show that is broadcasted on the ABC television network. ... Jimll Fix It was a long running British television show broadcast by the BBC. // The show debuted on 31 May 1975, and ran until June 1994. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by United Nations. ... One Day at a Time is a long-running American situation comedy dealing with a divorced mother, played by Bonnie Franklin, her two teenage daughters (Mackenzie Phillips and Valerie Bertinelli and their building superintendent (Pat Harrington, Jr. ... Ryans Hope was a soap opera which aired for fourteen years on ABC, from July 7, 1975 to January 13, 1989. ... Saturday Night Live (SNL) is a weekly late night 91-minute American comedy-variety show based in New York City that has been broadcast live by NBC on Saturday nights since October 11, 1975. ... Don Lane is an Australian entertainer and talk show host. ... The correct title of this article is the fifth estate. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Alice title card Principal character Alice Hyatt, played by Linda Lavin. ... Year 1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the 1976 Gregorian calendar. ... It has been suggested that Family Feud broadcast history (United States), Family Feud rules and production, Family Feud around the world be merged into this article or section. ... Laverne & Shirley was a popular American television situation comedy which ran on ABC from 1976 to 1983. ... Quincy, M.E. (or simply Quincy) is the name of a United States television series that aired from October 3, 1976, to May 11, 1983, on NBC (and can be seen in the UK on ITV3 and intermittently on ITV1, as well as in syndication on MeTV in Chicago, Illinois... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The PTL (standing for Praise The Lord and People That Love) was a conservative religious group and TV network. ... CHiPs is an American television series through Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios running on NBC from September 15, 1977 to July 17, 1983. ... Also: 1977 (album) by Ash. ... Fantasy Island refers to two separate but related American fantasy television series, both originally airing on the ABC television network. ... The Love Boat was an American television series set on a cruise ship, which aired on the ABC Television Network from 1977 until 1986. ... For the Entourage episode, see Threes Company (Entourage). ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... Year 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1978 Gregorian calendar). ... 3-2-1 logo, 1982-1984 3-2-1 logo, 1985 3-2-1 logo, 1986 3-2-1 logo, 1987 3-2-1 was a game show, made by Yorkshire Television for ITV between 1978 and 1987 and hosted by former Butlins Red Coat Ted Rogers. ... Battle of the Planets (1978) is the first Westernized adaptation of the 1972 Japanese animated television series known as Kagaku ninja tai Gatchaman. ... Diffrent Strokes was an American sitcom that aired on the NBC television network from 1978 to 1985, and on ABC from 1985 to 1986. ... Grange Hill is a British childrens television drama series which is shown on BBC1. ... Taxi was an American sitcom that originally aired from 1978 to 1982 on ABC, and from 1982 to 1983 on NBC. The series focused on the everyday lives of a handful of New York City taxi drivers working for the Sunshine Cab Company, as well as their abusive dispatcher. ... This article needs additional references or sources to facilitate its verification. ... Also: 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins. ... Benson was an American television series which aired from 1979 to 1986 on ABC. The character of butler Benson DuBois, played by Robert Guillaume, had originally appeared on the soap opera parody Soap. ... Knots Landing was a primetime television soap opera that aired for 14 seasons, from December 27th, 1979 to May 13th, 1993 on CBS. As a midseason replacement, it replaced the long-running crime drama, Barnaby Jones which, at that time was the second longest-running primetime drama on U.S... Real People was an NBC reality television series that aired from 1979 to 1984, generally on Sunday nights. ... Tales Of The Unexpected is a British television series that originally aired between 1979 and 1988, made by Anglia Television for ITV. The series was an anthology of various different tales, initially based on short stories by author Roald Dahl that were sometimes sinister, sometimes wryly humourous and usually had... For the 2005 film, see: The Dukes of Hazzard (film). ... The Facts of Life was an American sitcom which ran on the NBC network from 1979 to 1988. ... Trapper John, M.D. was a television series spinoff of the film M*A*S*H that ran on CBS from September 23, 1979 to September 4, 1986. ... You Cant Do That on Television (YCDTOTV) is a Canadian childrens television program, created by Roger Price and produced from 1979 until 1990. ... Antiques Roadshow is a British human interest television show in which antique appraisers travel to various regions of the United Kingdom and appraise antiques brought in by local residents. ... Nightline is a late-night hard news program broadcast by ABC in the United States, and has a franchised formula to other networks and stations elsewhere in the world. ... This Old House is a magazine and television program which is aired on the American public broadcast network PBS that follows remodeling projects of houses over a number of weeks. ...

1980s

Its a Living was an American sitcom which ran from 1980 to 1982 and from 1985 to 1989. ... Kingswood Country was an Australian sitcom that screened from 1980 to 1984. ... Magnum, P.I. was an American television show that followed the adventures of Thomas Magnum (played by Tom Selleck), a private investigator living in Hawaii. ... Solid Gold was an American syndicated television series which ran from 1980 to 1988. ... Thats Incredible! was a television show that ran on the ABC television network from 1980 to 1984 in the USA. In the tradition of Ripleys Believe It or Not and Real People, this television show had people perform stunts or descriptions and reenactments of allegedly paranormal events. ... The Other Arf was a British television situation comedy series and starred former model Lorraine Chase. ... Too Close for Comfort was a television series which ran on the ABC network and in syndication from 1980 to 1986. ... Dynasty was an American primetime television soap opera that aired on ABC from January 12, 1981 to May 10, 1989. ... Year 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays the 1981 Gregorian calendar). ... Entertainment Tonight is a daily television entertainment news show that is syndicated by CBS Paramount Domestic Television throughout the United States, Canada, on the Nine Network in Australia and on UBC Inside in Thailand. ... Falcon Crest was an American primetime television soap opera about the feud between the Channings and the Giobertis, two separate rich wine families in West Central California, around San Francisco in a fictional town, Tuscany Valley. ... Gimme a Break! is an American sitcom which aired on NBC from October 29, 1981 until May 12, 1987. ... Hill Street Blues was a serial police drama that first aired on NBC in 1981 and ran for 146 episodes on primetime into 1987. ... Only Fools and Horses is a British television sitcom, created and written by John Sullivan, and made and broadcast by the BBC. Seven series were originally broadcast in the UK between 1981 and 1991, with sporadic Christmas specials until 2003. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Simon & Simon was the name of a detective series starring Gerald McRaney and Jameson Parker. ... Knight Rider was a popular American television series that ran between September 26, 1982, and August 8, 1986. ... The Fall Guy was an American television series produced for ABC. It ran from 1981 to 1986 and starred Lee Majors, Heather Thomas and Douglas Barr. ... Todays Special was a childrens television show produced by Clive VanderBurgh at TV Ontario from 1981 to 1987. ... The first incarnation of the Walt Disney anthology series, commonly called The Wonderful World of Disney, premiered on ABC on October 27, 1954 under the name Disneyland. ... Tattletales was a game show which first aired on the CBS daytime schedule on February 18, 1974. ...

Ending this year

January 21 is the 21st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... February 24 is the 55th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The opening credits for The Lawrence Welk Show Lawrence Welk during a taping of The Lawrence Welk Show The Lawrence Welk Show is a musical variety show hosted by former big band leader Lawrence Welk. ... is the 60th day of the year (61st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... In Search Of . ... March 27 is the 86th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (87th in leap years). ... Multi-Coloured Swap Shop, more commonly known simply as Swap Shop, was a childrens television programme that aired on Saturday mornings in the UK on BBC One. ... is the 93rd day of the year (94th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The classic version of the Tiswas logo as designed by Stuart Kettle, revised by Chris Wroe Tiswas was an anarchic Saturday morning childrens British TV show which ran from 5 January 1974 to 3 April 1982. ... April 21 is the 111th day of the year (112th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... WKRP in Cincinnati (1978–1982) was an American situation comedy that featured the misadventures of the staff of a struggling radio station in Cincinnati, Ohio. ... April 23 is the 113th day of the year (114th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Fridays was the name of ABCs weekly late-night live comedy show, which aired on Friday nights from 1980 to 1982. ... May 20 is the 140th day of the year (141st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Barney Miller was a comedy television series set in a New York City police station that ran from January 23, 1975, to May 20, 1982 on ABC. It was created by Danny Arnold (who also did work on Gilligans Island and The Brady Bunch) and Theodore J. Flicker. ... May 27 is the 147th day of the year (148th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Mork & Mindy was a sci-fi-based American sitcom broadcast from 1978 until 1982 on the American Broadcasting Company. ... Bosom Buddies is an American sitcom starring Tom Hanks and Peter Scolari created by Robert L. Boyett, Thomas L. Miller and Chris Thompson. ... September 4 is the 247th day of the year (248th in leap years). ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... September 10 is the 253rd day of the Gregorian calendar (254th in leap years). ... The Match Game was an American television game show, most often hosted by Gene Rayburn. ... September 13 is the 256th day of the year (257th in leap years). ... Linda Kelsey and Edward Asner as Billie Newman and Lou Grant in MTMs Lou Grant Lou Grant was a popular and critically acclaimed television drama series starring Ed Asner as a newspaper editor. ... December 31 is the 365th day of the year (366th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Doctors was a soap opera which aired on NBC from April 1, 1963 to December 31, 1982. ... Texas (sometimes called Another World in Texas and, later, Texas: The New Generation) was a soap opera which aired on NBC from August 4, 1980 until December 31, 1982. ...

Changes of network affiliation

  • Search for Tomorrow moves from CBS to NBC; in the final CBS episode, Travis and Liza's boat blows up in a fiery explosion off the coast of St. Kitts and Nevis.

Births

January 19 is the 19th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jodie Leanne Sweetin (born January 19, 1982) is an American actress best known for her role as Stephanie Tanner on the television sitcom Full House. ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke whilst waiting between takes during location filming. ... This article contains a trivia section. ... March 3 is the 62nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (63rd in leap years). ... Jessica Claire Biel (born March 3, 1982) is an American actress and former fashion model, and probably best known for her role as Mary Camden in the long-running family-drama series 7th Heaven and her roles in Hollywood feature films, most notably Summer Catch (2001), the 2003 remake of... March 11 is the 70th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (71st in leap years). ... Thora Birch (born March 11, 1982) is an American actress. ... July 17 is the 198th day of the year (199th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Brooke as Kelly in EastEnders Brooke Kinsella (born July 17, 1982) is a British actress. ... September 3 is the 246th day of the year (247th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Fearne Marie Cotton (born 3 September 1981) is an English television presenter and DJ. Born in Northwood, London, she grew up in the north-west London suburb of Eastcote. ... September 30 is the 273rd day of the year (274th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Party of Five is an American dramatic television series that premiered on FOX Network, September 12, 1994 and ended on May 3, 2000 after six seasons. ... The Wild Thornberrys was an American animated television series produced by Klasky Csupo for Nickelodeon. ... Mean Girls is a 2004 film written by (and co-starring) Tina Fey. ... October 15 is the 288th day of the year (289th in leap years). ... Toran Caudell (born 15 October 1982) is an actor, voice actor, and musician from the United States. ... A voice actor (also a voice artist) is a person who provides voices for animated characters (including those in feature films, television series, animated shorts), voice-overs in radio and television commercials, audio dramas, dubbed foreign language films, video games, puppet shows, and amusement rides. ... Hey Arnold was an American animated television series that aired from October 7, 1996 until June 8, 2004 on Nickelodeon. ...

Deaths


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